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Letter writing pizza party — Negotiations not war

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Free Pizza and writing letters!  Join us at Kalamazoo Friends Meetinghouse, 508 Denner St, Kalamazoo, MI 49006. Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015,  11:30 AM – 1:30 PM. Join us as we hand-write letters to our Senators and Representatives to support efforts for a negotiated settlement with Iran. We ask our reps to neither advocate nor vote [...]

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Weekly Vigil for Peace Weekly Vigil for Peace

Weekly Vigil for Peace

KNOW has a vigil for peace every Sunday at noon (and sometimes Tuesdays at 4:30 pm) in front of the Federal Building, corner of Park and Michigan downtown Kalamazoo. This has been ongoing since before the invasion of Iraq, without missing a Sunday.   Please stop by. Find Kalamazoo Nonviolent Opponents of War on Facebook.

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Events

Letter writing pizza party — Negotiations not war

Letter writing pizza party — Negotiations not war

Free Pizza and writing letters!  Join us at Kalamazoo Friends Meetinghouse, 508 Denner St, Kalamazoo, MI 49006. Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015,  11:30 AM – 1:30 PM. Join us as we hand-write letters to our Senators and Representatives to support efforts for a negotiated settlement with Iran. We ask our reps to neither advocate nor vote [...]

Feb 12, 2015 2:48

Issues

Rev. Dave Knapp’s editorial on Islamophobia

An editorial cartoon generated by Chip Bok, back on September 12th, depicted arid terrain upon which had been erected a flag that said, “Islamic State.”  In the foreground was a terrorist prepared to execute two captives.  He said to them, “Convert to Islam, or die!”  One of them replied, “You first.”  In case you don’t [...]

Jan 28, 2015 17:03

News

Critical Issues, Alternative Views – SOTU with Paul Clements

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZgzD4Oh2wLs Also on channel 188 (Charter cable): Sat. 9am Sun 8pm Tues 8pm Fri 6pm

Jan 31, 2015 15:19

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Letter writing pizza party — Negotiations not war

Letter writing pizza party — Negotiations not war

Free Pizza and writing letters!  Join us at Kalamazoo Friends Meetinghouse, 508 Denner St, Kalamazoo, MI 49006. Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015,  11:30 AM – 1:30 PM. Join us as we hand-write letters to our Senators and Representatives to support efforts for a negotiated settlement with Iran. We ask our reps to neither advocate nor vote [...]

Flying Paper – free film Thursday, Jan. 29th about children in Gaza

Flying Paper – free film Thursday, Jan. 29th about children in Gaza

Flying Paper is the story of Palestinian children in Gaza engaged in the fascinating culture of kite making and flying. The film follows Musa, a charismatic teenaged kite-maker in the village of Seifa, and Abeer an aspiring young journalist in the Jabalya refugee camp. They join a remarkable quest, along with thousands of other children, [...]

Rev. Dave Knapp’s editorial on Islamophobia

An editorial cartoon generated by Chip Bok, back on September 12th, depicted arid terrain upon which had been erected a flag that said, “Islamic State.”  In the foreground was a terrorist prepared to execute two captives.  He said to them, “Convert to Islam, or die!”  One of them replied, “You first.”  In case you don’t [...]

KNOW Annual Retreat – Saturday Jan. 10th, 9:30 am – 3:00 pm at Unity of Kalamazoo

KNOW Annual Retreat – Saturday Jan. 10th, 9:30 am – 3:00 pm at Unity of Kalamazoo

Please consider this your personal invitation to attend the 2015 Annual Retreat of Kalamazoo Nonviolent Opponents of War (KNOW) on Saturday, January 10th, from 9:30 am until 3:00 pm. This year’s event will be held at the Unity of Kalamazoo church, 1204 Whites Road.  This is halfway between Oakland Drive and Westnedge. We are hoping [...]

Critical Issues, Alternative Views episode on racism, police violence, and social justice

Watch the youtube video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eoemb_yqdTw

2014 Election Analysis

2014 Election Analysis

Watch the youtube video here: http://youtu.be/TT7O8RQ4qr8

Keeping Faith in Congress: Building Peace at Home and Abroad

Keeping Faith in Congress:  Building Peace at Home and Abroad

Friends Committee on National Legislation (FCNL) Executive Secretary Diane Randall (from  Washington D.C.) will speak on Keeping Faith in Congress:  Building Peace at Home and Abroad Saturday, December 13, 2014 10:30 am. -12:30 pm. Kalamazoo Friends Meeting 508 Denner Street  (corner of Jefferson, off Douglas St.) Kalamazoo, Michigan 49006 Light refreshments will be served. Open [...]

Ground the Drones! Saturday Nov. 8, 2014 1:00 pm

Ground the Drones! Saturday Nov. 8, 2014 1:00 pm

Ground the Drones!Join us in Battle Creek at the gates of the National Guard base   Saturday, November 8, 2014 1:00pm-2:00pm While unmanned aerial drones are touted as a safe, accurate and low-cost means of waging the war on terror, the truth is that they are responsible for hundreds of civilian deaths, the terrorizing of [...]

Kalamazoo Interfaith Coalition for Peace and Justice statement

Kalamazoo Interfaith Coalition for Peace and Justice Resolution on Gaza The Kalamazoo Interfaith Coalition speaks from its long established vision of peace and justice. We believe that silence at this stage contributes to acts of violence as the human tragedy in Gaza screams to the conscience of all the people of the world, if not [...]

Peace with justice in Gaza – commentary by Daniel Smith

Peace with justice in Gaza – commentary by Daniel Smith

Regarding Israel’s attack on Gaza, often one hears in the media the following justification: “No country in the world would put up with rockets being shot at you, what if Mexico shot rockets at Austin, Texas (or pick a U.S. city) would you stand idly by?  This is self-defense.” I propose that the following analogy [...]